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by administrollaattori
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I remove .cache in home directory?
Replies: 22
Views: 279

Re: Can I remove .cache in home directory?

Yes. I use to use the next script. #! /bin/bash rm -rf $HOME/.cache/ Do you use Thunder Bird? Because doing this destroys all TB accounts and settings. Yes. I use to delete all caches and programs, including Thunderbird , are still working. Your problems are caused by making a .cache file, which me...
by administrollaattori
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:47 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Modifying mp4 video files...
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: Modifying mp4 video files...

With Kdenlive you can do it, but maybe is easier to extract an audio track using SoundConverter amd set sound level using Audacity, and then re-join the track using some video editing application like Avidemux.
by administrollaattori
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: UEFI "Other OS" option
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: UEFI "Other OS" option

UEFI requires a GPT partition table for working, so are the bootable drive GPT?

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sudo parted -l
by administrollaattori
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Approximately how many are we ?
Replies: 26
Views: 609

Re: Approximately how many are we ?

HaveaMint wrote:
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:45 pm
Does a cat laying on the keyboard count as a user?
Yes if it is logged in.
by administrollaattori
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I remove .cache in home directory?
Replies: 22
Views: 279

Re: Can I remove .cache in home directory?

deepakdeshp wrote:
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:35 pm
I am not able to start Thunderbird. I get missing profile. I renamed .thunderbird but it didnt help. Any pointers are welcome.
Thunderbird needs cache, so remove that touched .cache file and make .cache folder.
by administrollaattori
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I remove .cache in home directory?
Replies: 22
Views: 279

Re: Can I remove .cache in home directory?

I think that is a bad idea. Better to move cache to the tmpfs https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Tmpfs I've got the following line in my fstab in order to mount Chromium's cache on tmpfs in RAM: tmps /home/philotux/.cache/chromium/ tmpfs rw,noexec,nodev,nosuid This isn't Chromium's cache. Does th...
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I remove .cache in home directory?
Replies: 22
Views: 279

Re: Can I remove .cache in home directory?

deepakdeshp wrote:
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:52 pm
I removed the folder again and did
touch .cache
. Hopefully this will prevent recreation of the folder.
I think that is a bad idea. Better to move cache to the tmpfs
https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Tmpfs
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Printers & Scanners
Topic: LBP6000 Printer does not work
Replies: 7
Views: 161

Re: LBP6000 Printer does not work

~$ sudo /usr/sbin/lpadmin -p LBP6000 -P /usr/share/cups/model/CNCUPSLBP6018CAPTK.ppd -v ccp://localhost:59787 -E lpadmin: Unable to open PPD "/usr/share/cups/model/CNCUPSLBP6018CAPTK.ppd": Unable to open PPD file on line 0. lpadmin: Unable to open PPD file "/usr/share/cups/model/CNCUPSLBP6018CAPTK....
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Can I remove .cache in home directory?
Replies: 22
Views: 279

Re: Can I remove .cache in home directory?

Yes. I use to use the next script.

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#! /bin/bash
rm -rf $HOME/.cache/
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: MATE 19 slower than earlier versions?
Replies: 9
Views: 185

Re: MATE 19 slower than earlier versions?

To check via Terminal:

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(ps -ef|grep -v grep|grep timeshift >/dev/null && echo ”running” || echo ”not running”)
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Thunderbird not remembering login credentials
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Re: Thunderbird not remembering login credentials

How about if you backup .thunderbird folder and create accounts again?

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mv .thunderbird .thunderbird.backup

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rm -rf $HOME/.cache/thunderbird
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Approximately how many are we ?
Replies: 26
Views: 609

Re: Approximately how many are we ?

Depending on browser, the Internet sees Mint as Unix or Ubuntu ... so the answer is 0 or >1
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Question about partitions and file storage
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Partitioning with GParted

My question : Can I move and change path to a partition for a folder like .wine ? Or have separate partitions / drives for /Documents, /Pictures, /Music, etc or even perhaps /Playonlinux ??? ANY help on this would immeasurably valued and appreciated . Thanks in advance ....... I searched Google abo...
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Xfce
Topic: Change desktop directory
Replies: 2
Views: 61

Re: Change desktop directory

Edit $HOME/.config/user-dirs.dirs file and log out and log in. An example about the file: XDG_DESKTOP_DIR="$HOME/Työpöytä" XDG_DOWNLOAD_DIR="$HOME/Lataukset" XDG_TEMPLATES_DIR="$HOME/Mallit" XDG_PUBLICSHARE_DIR="$HOME/Julkinen" XDG_DOCUMENTS_DIR="$HOME/Asiakirjat" XDG_MUSIC_DIR="$HOME/Musiikki" XDG_...
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: MATE 19 slower than earlier versions?
Replies: 9
Views: 185

Re: MATE 19 slower than earlier versions?

Is Timeshift running?
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Set password to everything
Replies: 2
Views: 72

Re: Set password to everything

Yes ... kind of.
https://www.2daygeek.com/gencfsm-gnome- ... ory-linux/

With encfs, at least LibreOffice asks your password.
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Other networking topics
Topic: Mobile broadband connection not working [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Re: Mobile broadband connection not working

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/modemmanager/+bug/1735981 workaroud: edit udev rule /lib/udev/rules.d/77-mm-huawei-configuration.rules (create if not existent) comment out everything in there replace with: ACTION=="add|change", SUBSYSTEM=="usb", \ ENV{DEVTYPE}=="usb_device", \ ATTR{idVendo...
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Grub drops to initramfs
Replies: 2
Views: 76

Re: Grub drops to initramfs

Check the disk via liveDVD or USB using GParted or command line (fsck).
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: Software & Applications
Topic: Application GUI issues in some applications.
Replies: 1
Views: 42

Re: Application GUI issues in some applications.

It seems that you have no icons for Foxit, etc. for external applications.
by administrollaattori
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:42 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: bypass lock screen?
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Re: bypass lock screen?

Disable mate-screensaver via Startup Applications.
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